Memo To Jonah Lehrer: Mark Cuban Says The Mavs Used Statistics Against …

Jonah Lehrer is still arguing that the Dallas Mavericks beat the Miami Heat by ignoring statistics and turning loose the intangible powers of J.J. Barea. Or at least that stat-heads can't prove that wasn't the case: » 6/29/11 2:15pm 6/29/11 2:15pm

Grantland's Jonah Lehrer Loves Intangibles So Much He Made A Whole…

Aren't sports statistics terrible? Of course they are. Sports has been overrun by number-nerds, and the number-nerds get angry if you point this out. So Jonah Lehrer, writing at Grantland about the pernicious influence of numerical analysis, makes sure not to bring up any actual examples of how numbers are misused. Why … » 6/28/11 5:09pm 6/28/11 5:09pm